Balaram Pota

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Balaram Pota
বলরাম পোতা
Census Town
Balaram Pota is located in West Bengal
Balaram Pota
Balaram Pota
Balaram Pota is located in India
Balaram Pota
Balaram Pota
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°30′41″N 88°08′50″E / 22.51147°N 88.14724°E / 22.51147; 88.14724Coordinates: 22°30′41″N 88°08′50″E / 22.51147°N 88.14724°E / 22.51147; 88.14724
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,544
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Uluberia
Vidhan Sabha constituency Uluberia Uttar
Website howrah.gov.in

Balaram Pota is a census town in Uluberia II CD Block under Uluberia police station in Uluberia subdivision of Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]

Geography[edit]

Balaram Pota is located at 22°30′41″N 88°08′50″E / 22.51147°N 88.14724°E / 22.51147; 88.14724

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Balaram Pota had a total population of 5,544 of which 2,853 (51%) were males and 2,691 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 718. The total number of literates in Balaram Pota was 4,354 (90.22 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

Balaram Pota was part of Kolkata Urban Agglomeration in 2011 census.[3]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Balaram Pota had a population of 4,488. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Balaram Pota has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 56% of the males and 44% of females literate. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomeration Having Population Above 1 Lakh. Census of India 2011. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.